The table below looks at the statistics for Fibre Channel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Fibre Channel over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fibre Channel (FC)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Fibre Channel 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.37% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +61.11%
Fibre Channel
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 66 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 24.81% 23.91% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 35
Average daily rate £225 £255 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -29.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £214 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £473 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.52% +131.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

Fibre Channel
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Fibre Channel Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Fibre Channel
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Slough region.

Fibre Channel Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Fibre Channel
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Fibre Channel across the Slough region.

Fibre Channel Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Fibre Channel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fibre Channel.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN

Fibre Channel
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Fibre Channel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Fibre Channel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (25.00%) FlexPod
2 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSE
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Samba
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) SRDF
3 1 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (25.00%) SnapMirror
2 1 (25.00%) SnapVault
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Brocade
2 3 (75.00%) ProCurve
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) PlateSpin
3 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Hitachi
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SAP